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Para-cycling session at Derby Arena
Fri 31 Jul 2015
We want to make cycling even more accessible to people by introducing Para-cycling sessions. Everyone can and should give track cycling a go as track cycling will make your workouts more varied. Cycli...
Get stronger and leaner with Omnia
Omnia is the world’s most versatile functional training concept, providing space for varied group training activities for up to 8 people at one time. This piece of equipment is perfect for small group...
Boxing event a knock out success
Mon 27 Jul 2015
Derby Arena hosted its first ever boxing event on Saturday 25 July exceeding all expectations. Around 2000 people attended the event to see Nick Blackwell fight Damon Jones for the British Middleweigh...
British Cycling confirms a strong line-up for the Revolution Series
Thu 23 Jul 2015
British Cycling has confirmed its intention to have a full strength Great British Cycling Team for the first round of the Revolution Series, taking place at the Arena on 14 – 16 August.
The benefits of Wattbike sessions
Wattbikes are one of the best pieces of equipment ever made in the fitness industry. Therefore we are lucky to have a Wattbike studio and Wattbike classes here at the Arena.
These sessions don't only...
The Markeaton Park launch event
Wed 22 Jul 2015
You've probably heard by now that Markeaton Park has undergone refurbishments. The Mundy Play Centre has been modernised and new activities have been added, including Bouncy Castle, adventure playgrou...
Come and join us for Love Parks week
Tue 21 Jul 2015
Love Parks week is well underway and we're looking forward to celebrating Derby's parks this week, with a variety of events taking place at a park near you!
By coming along to one of the Love Parks ...
Footgolf at Markeaton Park is opening this weekend
Wed 15 Jul 2015
Footgolf has now been launched at Markeaton Park so be sure to come along this weekend and give it a go. Get your family and friends together and try out the latest craze, which replaces a golf ball w...
Derby Sports Awards 2015 are now open
Building on the fantastic success of the 2014 Derby Sports Awards, the City will once again be promoting and celebrating our local sporting achievements. Nominations for the 2015 Derby Sports Awards o...
Use your FREE 5 day pass until the end of August
Tue 14 Jul 2015
More than 800 people have now downloaded their FREE 5 day pass. Due to the high demand we have decided to extend it for another month, therefore you will be happy to find out that you will be able to ...
All-star Christmas pantomime cast gets one better
Mon 13 Jul 2015
Derby LIVE and Paul Holman Associates are pleased to announce that former TOWIE star Dan Osborne will be joining the cast of the all-star traditional family pantomime, Aladdin at the new Derby Arena t...
Stay active this summer with our holiday programme
Thu 9 Jul 2015
It’s that time of year again when schools break up and everyone is looking forward to embracing the time off and having fun. This is the time of year when it is important to ensure your children are s...
The big summer of netball to take place at Derby Arena
Tue 7 Jul 2015
For four Saturdays in August Derby Arena will host netball sessions open to women of all abilities over the age of 16. This will be a fun, social and non-competitive opportunity to get involved in spo...
Derby Arena Gym Challenge: Tour De France
Thu 2 Jul 2015
We would like to encourage all of our members to take part in our July’s gym challenge. Try something new and get involved for a chance to win prices. Challenges like this will motivate, inspire and e...
Derby Arena to host Disability Try It event
Wed 1 Jul 2015
There will be a Disability Try It event taking place at the Arena on Saturday 1 August at 9.30 – 12noon, where anyone ages 11 and over are invited to come over for a fun morning of disability sports.
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